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Slow-Cooked Crab Dip Recipe

Slow-Cooked Crab Dip Recipe

“This is great for entertaining because it frees up the oven.” Crab lovers will adore it. Serve leftovers on a baked potato. Susan D'Amore - West Chester, Pennsylvania
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Cook: 2 hours YIELD:9 servings


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet red pepper
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 cans (6 ounces each) lump crabmeat, drained
  • 2 tablespoons capers, drained
  • Dash hot pepper sauce
  • Assorted crackers


  • 1. In a 1-1/2-qt. slow cooker, combine the first nine ingredients; stir in crab.
  • 2. Cover and cook on low for 1-2 hours. Stir in capers and pepper sauce; cook 30 minutes longer to allow flavors to blend. Serve with crackers. Yield: 2-1/3 cups.

Nutritional Facts

1/4 cup dip (calculated without crackers) equals 153 calories, 12 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 62 mg cholesterol, 387 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 10 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.